Privacy Policy

About Porter Consulting Engineers, P.C.

Porter Consulting Engineers, P.C. (PCE) is registered in the State of Pennsylvania as a Professional Corporation.

Our website address is www.pceengineers.com.

PCE offices are located at 552 State St, Meadville, PA, 16335, and 2702 Zuck Rd, Erie, PA 16506.

Collection of Personal Data

Contact forms

When you send us a message using our contact form, you agree to provide us with your name, email address, phone number, and other contact information. We only use that contact information to respond to your inquiry.

User Registration

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except they cannot change their username. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Cookies

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics on this site. Google Analytics gathers data about you as our visitors. It records what website you came from to get here, how long you stay, what pages you visit, what kind of browser you’re using, and a lot more technical data. The tracking information helps us to understand what attracts people to this site and what they read. This helps us make good decisions about the design and content for this site. Occasionally we aggregate statistics about the visitors to this site. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting. We respect the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service. If you prefer to avoid this tracking, you can opt out of Google’s advertising tracking cookie or use a browser plugin to opt out of all Google Analytics tracking software.

Our Partners

Our website is hosted by pair Networks (Pittsburgh, PA), but they do not retain personal data that is stored on our site or sent through contact forms.

Zook Computer Services serves as webmaster for our site, and their staff has agreed to be bound by the terms of this policy.

Your Data Rights

We do not share, sell, lease, or otherwise provide your personal information to any partners or providers without your consent.

If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

To request an exported file of your personal data, or to request that we erase any personal data we hold about you, please email admin@pceengineers.com.

Additional Information

Data Protection

Communication between our site and your computer or mobile device is encrypted using a secure certificate.

Security updates to our website are automatically installed, with daily update checks by our webmaster.

Data Breaches

If our website is breached by a third party, we will disclose to all users with accounts on this website the nature and extent of the breach, including any personal information that may have been compromised.

Changes to this Policy

This privacy policy is effective as of June 20, 2018. This policy may be amended without prior notice. We encourage you to review this policy regularly to ensure you agree with the terms of ongoing use.